Ruby Rorty

Co-Editor-in-Chief ('21-'22)  /   2022 Class

CONTRIBUTIONS

Proposal Underway for New Committee on Environment, Geography, and Urbanization

The proposed Committee on Environment, Geography, and Urbanization (CEGU) would create a new platform for interdisciplinary research on the environment.

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March 8, 2022

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1:27 p.m.

STP members

Members of the Promontory Point Conservancy. From left to right: Clineé Hedspeth, Debra Hammond, Michael Scott.

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Feb. 10, 2022

Prosecutors Say Gunman Shot by UCPD Officer Was Experiencing Mental Health Episode; Involved Officer Also Shot Charles Thomas in 2018

Minutes before being shot by UCPD officer Nicolas Twardak, Rhysheen Wilson told 911 dispatcher he was seeking “suicide by cop.” After five gun wounds, Wilson is now in serious but stable condition and Twardak is on mandatory administrative leave.

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January 20, 2022

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10:40 a.m.

University Considers Housing Roommates of Infected Students in Hotels, RAs Report

The idea has been discussed in at least two internal meetings among Housing and Residence Life staff, according to two RAs from Renee Granville-Grossman Residential Commons.

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January 17, 2022

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8:39 p.m.

Jesse Jackson's desk

Jackson’s desk at Rainbow PUSH headquarters.

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Jan. 11, 2022

Jesse Jackson lead image

“Young people change the course of things. They look at the future. Old people look back.”

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Jan. 11, 2022

The Reverend Jesse Jackson: “My Job Is to Teach Students Their Power"

In a one-on-one interview, the civil rights icon talks power, politics, and youth activism.

FEATURE

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January 11, 2022

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9:56 a.m.

Undergraduate Student Government President Resigns

In a message to fellow student government members, former USG president Parul Kumar said she had not enjoyed USG work and wanted to spend the remainder of her fourth year on other pursuits.

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December 18, 2021

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6:36 p.m.

Harris Student and Undergraduate Teaching Assistant Samantha “Sam” Burton Passes Away at 23

Burton died on November 3 following a sudden illness.

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November 10, 2021

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8:36 p.m.

Student-Run Coffee Shops Aim to Reopen by Sixth Week

Harper Café, Hallowed Grounds, Cobb Café, and Ex Libris are planning to begin serving customers by the end of the month, pending equipment inspections.

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October 14, 2021

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7:30 p.m.